Experience street market capitalism by simulating the life of a drug dealer in 1984 New York. It is possible to make a fortune in the 30 days of gameplay, however one must watch out for loansharks, and police.
Dopewars is based upon "Drug Wars" by John E. Dell. Various versions have been released for a variety of platforms. It has seen a surge in popularity because it works so well on handheld units.
The game has caused a stir because of the illicit nature of the simulation.